NYSE:BKU - BankUnited Stock Price, News & Analysis

$31.45
+0.84 (+2.74 %)
(As of 08/18/2019 07:41 AM ET)
Today's Range
$30.57
Now: $31.45
$31.57
50-Day Range
$30.75
MA: $32.88
$35.0650
52-Week Range
$28.05
Now: $31.45
$41.13
Volume418,500 shs
Average Volume798,354 shs
Market Capitalization$2.99 billion
P/E Ratio13.33
Dividend Yield2.74%
Beta1.11
BankUnited, Inc operates as the bank holding company for BankUnited, National Association that provides a range of banking services to small and medium sized businesses, and individual and corporate customers in the United States. The company offers deposit products, such as checking, money market deposit, savings accounts, and certificates of deposit; and treasury management services. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Federal savings institutions
Sub-IndustryRegional Banks
SectorFinance
CUSIP06652K10
Phone305-569-2000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.58 billion
Cash Flow$2.3453 per share
Book Value$30.17 per share

Profitability

Net Income$324.87 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,790
Market Cap$2.99 billion
Next Earnings Date10/23/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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BankUnited (NYSE:BKU) Frequently Asked Questions

What is BankUnited's stock symbol?

BankUnited trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BKU."

How often does BankUnited pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BankUnited?

BankUnited announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, June 26th. Shareholders of record on Friday, July 12th will be paid a dividend of $0.21 per share on Wednesday, July 31st. This represents a $0.84 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.67%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 11th. View BankUnited's Dividend History.

How will BankUnited's stock buyback program work?

BankUnited announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a share buyback plan on Wednesday, January 24th 2018, which permits the company to buyback $150,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are generally a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were BankUnited's earnings last quarter?

BankUnited (NYSE:BKU) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July, 24th. The financial services provider reported $0.81 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.68 by $0.13. The financial services provider had revenue of $226.22 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $224.42 million. BankUnited had a net margin of 18.74% and a return on equity of 10.21%. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.82 earnings per share. View BankUnited's Earnings History.

When is BankUnited's next earnings date?

BankUnited is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 23rd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for BankUnited.

What price target have analysts set for BKU?

8 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for BankUnited's stock. Their predictions range from $34.00 to $40.00. On average, they anticipate BankUnited's share price to reach $37.5714 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 19.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for BankUnited.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for BankUnited?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BankUnited in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for BankUnited.

Has BankUnited been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about BKU stock has been trending negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. BankUnited earned a daily sentiment score of -2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the financial services provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View News Stories for BankUnited.

Are investors shorting BankUnited?

BankUnited saw a decrease in short interest in the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 2,203,800 shares, a decrease of 10.5% from the June 30th total of 2,462,500 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 695,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.2 days. Approximately 2.3% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View BankUnited's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of BankUnited's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of BankUnited own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other BankUnited investors own include Citigroup (C), Intel (INTC), Bank of America (BAC), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD), SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY), Zions Bancorporation NA (ZION), Boeing (BA), General Dynamics (GD) and Sprint (S).

Who are BankUnited's key executives?

BankUnited's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Rajinder P. Singh, Founder, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 48)
  • Ms. Leslie N. Lunak, Chief Financial Officer (Age 61)
  • Mr. Thomas M. Cornish, Chief Operating Officer (Age 60)
  • Mr. Jeffrey Starr, Gen. Counsel of BankUnited, National Association (Age 58)
  • Mr. Rishi Bansal, Chief Investment Officer of BankUnited, National Association (Age 45)

Who are BankUnited's major shareholders?

BankUnited's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (9.68%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (7.39%), Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. (5.53%), BlackRock Inc. (4.70%), Jennison Associates LLC (2.95%) and Jennison Associates LLC (3.05%). Company insiders that own BankUnited stock include Douglas J Pauls, Eugene F Demark, Jay D Richards, Jeffrey Starr, John Adam Kanas, John N Digiacomo, Mark Bagnoli, Rajinder P Singh, Thomas M Cornish and William S Rubenstein. View Institutional Ownership Trends for BankUnited.

Which major investors are selling BankUnited stock?

BKU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc., Seizert Capital Partners LLC, Balyasny Asset Management LLC, Jennison Associates LLC, Jennison Associates LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC and APG Asset Management N.V.. Company insiders that have sold BankUnited company stock in the last year include Jay D Richards and Mark Bagnoli. View Insider Buying and Selling for BankUnited.

Which major investors are buying BankUnited stock?

BKU stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Cramer Rosenthal Mcglynn LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Invesco Ltd., D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Great Lakes Advisors LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC and Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC. Company insiders that have bought BankUnited stock in the last two years include John N Digiacomo and William S Rubenstein. View Insider Buying and Selling for BankUnited.

How do I buy shares of BankUnited?

Shares of BKU can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is BankUnited's stock price today?

One share of BKU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $31.45.

How big of a company is BankUnited?

BankUnited has a market capitalization of $2.99 billion and generates $1.58 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $324.87 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.36 on an earnings per share basis. BankUnited employs 1,790 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About BankUnited.

What is BankUnited's official website?

The official website for BankUnited is http://www.bankunited.com/.

How can I contact BankUnited?

BankUnited's mailing address is 14817 OAK LANE, MIAMI LAKES FL, 33016. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 305-569-2000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for BankUnited (NYSE BKU)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  340 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  398 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  738
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This page was last updated on 8/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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